Maker´s Asylum is officially a Fab Lab

Maker´s Asylum  is officially a Fab Lab!   when Maker´s Asylum officially became a Fab Lab,  We couldn’t wait to share the news with our community of makers. What exactly is a Fab Lab, and why are we so happy about being one? Well, from the official website of fab foundation [http://www.fabfoundation.org/ ] – ¨Fab … Continued

Maker Spotlight at Maker’s Asylum Mumbai

Following the awesome Pecha Kucha format, Makers Asylum Mumbai recently hosted a Maker Spotlight event to showcase some of the projects being worked on by the community. We had a great list of speakers talking about a wide array of things ranging from experiences, travel adventures, making designer leather bags, handcrafted wooden eye frames to … Continued

Building a formula car

A team of engineering students, DJS Racing, from DJ Sanghvi college of engineering, Andheri, Mumbai came to the Asylum in search of a space to build their car. They were participating in Formula Student Germany, an international design competition to be held in Hockenheim, Germany from 28th July to 2nd August 2015. The event requires … Continued

Save our community Maker Space

We have till August 31st to vacate our current space… The team at Maker’s Asylum is currently faced with a challenge; we’re losing our maker space in Mumbai and the hunt is on for funds to rent out a new location. But we aren’t worried. When Maker’s Asylum started in 2013, it was only possible because … Continued

Autodesk’s Visit to Asylum

We were pleasantly surprised when Behram had senior executive members of the Autodesk team visit the Asylum on the 10th of June. Autodesk all India head of marketing Mr.Prasad Phadke is no stranger to the Maker Culture, so he was extremely pleased to see a budding Maker Space right in the heart of the vibrant … Continued

Screen Printing Workshop

“In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.” ― Phil Collins We  Print We are known by the name “Jama – Handprint Art. we are proud to be known as screen printers. Screen printing is our passion, and inherited profession in family. it’s what we do. we still make our own stencils on screens … Continued

Arduino Day 2015

Arduino Day is a worldwide celebration of Arduino’s birthday. It’s a 24 hours-long event –organized directly by the community, or by the Arduino team– where people interested in Arduino get together, share their experiences, and learn more. In Mumbai we celebrated this at Makers Asylum. So we started at 11 am , with Anool taking … Continued

The Score-board

I made this scoreboard a couple of weeks ago. Just picked up a couple of wooden pieces , and leftover from acrylic sheet . It struck me when Vaibhav said let’s have a score-board to track the matches we win and lose against each other . (Vaibhav and me usually end up playing TT by … Continued

Drone Build

“And when you want something all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it “.                                                                                                                                – Paulo Coelho So the First Build Group was announced at Makers Asylum and people from all stretch came in .  This Sunday Makers Asylum witnessed the first community meet of The Build Group . Cheers to … Continued